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Europe close: Stocks end higher but off best levels after…

Posted by February 2, 2024

European markets ended mostly higher although the surprisingly hot U.S. jobs data for January knocked them off their session highs."European markets have finish

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Europe close: Modest losses amid profit-taking

Posted by November 6, 2023

European stocks slipped into the red, amid profit-taking following five straight days of gains.The Europe Stoxx 600 index was down 0.16% at 443.52, alongside mo

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Europe close: Stocks end bumper week with fifth day of…

Posted by November 4, 2023

European stocks capped a bumper week with a fifth straight session of gains as optimism continued to rise that central banks may be done with monetary tightenin

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Europe close: Stocks brush aside strong US jobs data

Posted by October 6, 2023

European markets appeared to shrug off data showing that America's jobs market went into overdrive in September.According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the e

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Europe close: Shares mixed as investors digest US payrolls

Posted by September 1, 2023

The Stoxx 600, a broad-based European equities index, nudged up by 0.07% to last stand at 458.51 points. Germany's DAX index trailed behind, declining by 0.49%

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Europe close: Nvidia rally falters as rate fears take hold…

Posted by August 24, 2023

The rally on European markets petered out at the close on Thursday, as sentiment boosted by strong results from US tech giant Nvidia gave way to concerns that F

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Europe close: Stocks drop after US producer price data

Posted by August 12, 2023

European stocks fell at the end of the week, following what many market observers said was worse than expected producer price data in the States.“After its at

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Europe close: Stocks edge up but euro hit by latest…

Posted by July 20, 2023

European stocks edged higher on Thursday, even as earnings from US heavyweights Tesla and Netflix weighed on Wall Street's main stock market indices.By the end

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Europe close: Stocks drift lower ahead of earnings deluge, inflation…

Posted by April 24, 2023

European stocks drifted lower ahead of a raft of key earnings announcements on both sides of the Atlantic scheduled for over the next few days.US tech giants Al

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Europe close: Investors sit on their hands ahead of US…

Posted by March 9, 2023

European markets were in the red as investors waited on the all-important US non-farm payrolls report due out the next day.That was despite the release of weekl

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